"How did it come to pass that an opposition's measure of a president's foreign policy was all or nothing, success or "failure"? The answer is that the political absolutism now normal in Washington arrived at the moment--Nov. 7, 2000--that our politics subordinated even a war against terror to seizing the office of the presidency." - Daniel Henninger - WSJ 11/18/05
"the slovenliness of our language makes it easier for us to have foolish thoughts." - George Orwell

Wednesday, May 03, 2006

Definition - Transparency

Main Entry: trans·par·en·cy
Pronunciation: -&n(t)-sE
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -cies
1 : the quality or state of being transparent (see Iron Curtain)
2 : something transparent (see Iron Curtain) ; especially : a picture (as on a cinder block) viewed by light shining through it or by projection.
3 : used in reference to give the appearance of openness when the opposite is in the fact the reality


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